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Teenager arrested on suspicion of murder

Date:26th August 2013.
A police officer guards a house on Middleton Lane, Thorpe, near Leeds, after a man's body was discovered and major damage has been caused to the property over night.

Date:26th August 2013. A police officer guards a house on Middleton Lane, Thorpe, near Leeds, after a man's body was discovered and major damage has been caused to the property over night.

A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

The 17-year-old was arrested this morning by detectives investigating the killing of Sidney Cox.

Mr Cox, 57, died a day after he was attacked at a house on Middle Lane in Thorpe, near Rothwell, on August 24.

The teenager was arrested in the Wythall area of West Mercia and is now in police custody.

Four other men, all from the Doncaster area, have been charged in relation to Mr Cox’s murder.

Anyone with any information should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

 
 
 

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